Celebrating San Antonio’s first 2019 baby!

January 01, 2019

For the 19th year in a row, area hospitals and organizations have come together to welcome San Antonio’s first baby with a shower of gifts, from diapers to scholarships, and this year the first baby, Prisca Belem Garcia Lara, was born to proud mom Marcela Perez at University Hospital. Already a high achiever, baby Prisca weighed in at 5 lbs. 3 oz. at precisely 00:00! Come meet and congratulate her and her family as they celebrate this exciting day.

WHO: Baby Prisca Belem Garcia Lara

WHEN: Today! 1 p.m. New Year’s Day

WHERE: University Hospital, 4502 Medical Drive

WHAT: The New Year’s Baby gift package includes:

  • $10,000 scholarship from the University of the Incarnate Word
  • Infant car seat and portable playpen from University Health System
  • Car seat, booster seat and gift bag from Community First Health Plans
  • Gift basket from Baptist Health System
  • Gift basket from Brooke Army Medical Center
  • Infant activity center from CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Health System
  • $75 Target gift card and Spurs onesie from Methodist Healthcare System
  • Deluxe Nursery Center from Southwest General Hospital